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Double cab short bed or long bed?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by TOYPARTS, Sep 14, 2011.

  1. TOYPARTS

    TOYPARTS [OP] Member

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    What would you pick, the short bed or long bed double cab prerunner SR5? Ordering my 2012.
     
  2. OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Do you offroad ?

    Do you haul stuff ?
     
  3. gooch14

    gooch14 Well-Known Member

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    I picked LB and wish it were even longer. I have zero problems parking and occasionally could use more cargo space.

    I don't off-road in the truck and occasionally haul a motorcycle and 2 kids with gear.
     
  4. Sanders17

    Sanders17 Well-Known Member

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    If your not hauling anything go with the short bed. i personally think it looks better. just an opinion.
     
  5. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    Depends on my needs. I have a short bed because I rarely haul anything.
     
  6. SuperWhiteTaco

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    longbed! the shortbed cant hardly hold anything. my personal opinion the longbed looks better also :cool:
     
  7. TOYPARTS

    TOYPARTS [OP] Member

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    Off road no, I do haul bikes and stuff for working around the house.
     
  8. OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Longbed for you
     
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    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    X2 /End thread.
     
  10. Sport11

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    x2. the only way I like the long bed is when they are lifted. Short beds look good lifted or stock.
     
  11. paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    LONG BED FOR THE WIN!!!! Ok mods delete thread. The op got his answer. :D
     
  12. OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    High five
     
  13. Dbl Taco

    Dbl Taco The ? is

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    Lb Rather have too much than not enough
     
  14. AWorthyOpponent

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    Short bed. Is a foot really worth the extra money...If you're not using it for work, I think not.
     
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    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Does anybody read anymore ?
     
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    He's hauling motorcycles. My motocross bikes barely fit in my long bed... this dude needs the extra foot.
     
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    I had my long bed for 9 months and just traded for a short bed I hated my long bed except for when I hauled stuff
     
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    Shortbed looks better and is easier to park w/o a doubt but I got a long bed and sometimes wish it were longer.
     
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    I went with the short bed. I hunt, fish and camp as well as wood work. If I need more hauling capacity I hook up my utility trailer.
     
  20. bayou_fennec

    bayou_fennec blah blah blah

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    I picked the long bed after test driving both. Found the ride in the LB much better. Well really, wife and kid found the ride in the LB much better.
     
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